CAREER ELECTIVE HOSPITALITY AND LEISURE IV

DESCRIPTION:This course addresses career skills and employment. It discusses employment opportunities with the career field and the skills that can be helpful when attempting to get and stay employed. Semester 1 provides an overview of the career field and characteristics of the industry. It also addresses health and safety concerns, protection of personal information, and building relationships and trust with …

SOCIAL STUDIES I: WORLD HISTORY

DESCRIPTION:This course emphasizes the study of world history. The course is presented in two semesters. Semester 1 describes world conditions beginning 5000 BCE and ending in 1630 CE. Specific topics included are ancient, Greek, and Roman civilizations, the Byzantine Empire, the rise of Islamic civilizations, the middle ages, Chinese and Japanese empires, as well as African and American civilizations. Also …

CAREER ELECTIVE GENERAL CAREER PREPARATION I

DESCRIPTION:This course will prepare online students to employ skills needed in online coursework and the workplace. The course is presented in two semesters. Semester 1 describes an overview of basic personal, professional, and self-management skills, including setting goals, professional communication skills, and time management and stress management techniques. Semester 2 focuses on ways to improve study habits, to increase one’s …

CAREER ELECTIVE HOME CARE PROFESSIONAL I

DESCRIPTION:This course will prepare online students to employ skills needed in online coursework and the workplace. The course is presented in two semesters. Semester 1 describes an overview of basic personal, professional, and self-management skills, including setting goals, professional communication skills, and time management and stress management techniques. Semester 2 focuses on ways to improve study habits, to increase one’s …

SOCIAL STUDIES II: AMERICAN HISTORY

DESCRIPTION:This course emphasizes the study of American History. The course is presented in two semesters. Semester 1 discusses the causes, course and effects of the Civil War including reconstruction and industrialization after the war, rapid growth of cities, impact of immigration, rise of national labor unions, and the foreign policy after the war. The progressive era and the jazz age …